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Feature Comparison: Webinars vs. Virtual Events

    Webinars and virtual events both allow you to host engaging live and pre-recorded sessions. However, a virtual event takes place over multiple sessions and days.

    Webinars

    With flexible scheduling and interactive features, you can host virtual conferences and extend your reach. Webinars are perfect for:
    • Trainings.
    • Corporate communications.

    To learn more about GoTo Webinar or get a demo, view https://www.goto.com/webinar.

    Virtual Events

    Virtual events allow you to host multiple webinar sessions over multiple days in one event. It gives you access to all the same features as regular webinars and allows you to manage multi-session attendance in one simple interface. Virtual events are perfect for:
    • Sales kick-off meetings.
    • Internal trainings.
    • Multi-day conferences.

    To learn more about virtual events or contact the sales team, view https://www.goto.com/offer/webinar/virtual-events.

      Features Webinars Virtual Events
    Organizers and staff Register attendees in bulk
    Launch polls and surveys ✓ (if enabled by the organizer)
    Record the session
    Send emails to registrants
    Upload videos to share
    Live stream the session
    Include speaker details (different from panelists)
    Start without scheduling in advance
    Generate reports and analytics
    Charge attendees
    Attendees Dial in via phone ✓ (if enabled by the organizer)
    Ask questions
    Unmute audio